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Severe weather can happen anytime, in any part of the country. Severe weather can include hazardous conditions produced by thunderstorms, including damaging winds, tornadoes, large hail, flooding and flash flooding, and winter storms associated with freezing rain, sleet, snow and strong winds. Understand the type of hazardous weather that affects you and your family where you live,. Develop an emergency plan based on your local weather hazards and practice your plan and Share your weather preparedness plan with friends and family.
Fire Prevention Week 2016 theme announced
NFPA has officially announced “Don't Wait: Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years” as the theme for Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, 2016. The focus on smoke alarm replacement comes as the result of a recent survey conducted by NFPA, which showed that many people don't know how old their smoke alarms are or how often they need to be replaced.
Minneapolis Fire adds the ability to treat overdose patients
The Fire Department added Narcan to its complement of medical services provided in Minneapolis. The drug can reverse an overdose from heroin and other opioid-based drugs and medications. In the first week, the Fire Department’s medical response teams saved seven lives with it. The Fire Department administers a vaporized version of the treatment nasally. The cost of the drug treatments and a portion of the training costs are being reimbursed by the Minnesota Metropolitan Emergency Services Board.
WCCO Names Captain Cassidy Anderson Excellent Educator
Fire Safety Education Videos
Fire Safety at Home
Make sure your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors are working and installed properly in this edition of the Minneapolis "Did you know..." series.
Learn how to prevent kitchen fires and what to do if there's a fire while you're cooking in this video from the Minneapolis "Did you know..." series.
Yog xav paub txog kev xyuas xim hauv chav ua mov, sais nroog Minneapolis tshooj xov xwm hu, "Koj pos paub"
Fiidyoga taxanaha ''Ma Ogtahay"...ee YouTube ee Magaalada ee maqalka iyo muuqaalka leh waxaad ka barataa ka hortaga dabka jikada iyo talaabada aad qaadi kartid haddii dab ka kaco jikada.
Aprenda como prevenir un incendio en la cocina y qué hacer si hay un incendio mientras está cocinando en la serie de videos de Minneapolis "Sabía usted que".
Here's what you need to know when having a small outdoor fire in Minneapolis.
Qor-yo gub ka magaalada (Bonfires in the City, Somali)
Waa tanaa waxaad u baahantahey mar ka aad dooney-sid in aad dibada ku shidid dab gudaha miniyaabolis.
Fogatas en la Ciudad (Bonfires in the City, Spanish)
Esto es lo que tienes que saber cuándo hagas una fogata en Minneapolis.
Last updated Jun 17, 2016